Bridged with silence – Ali Akbar & Ravi Shankar

Told by Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty
Obtained by Sukanya Sarkar
Date 11 July, 2014
Place Kolkata residence of Dr. Rajib Chakraborty, Swinhoe Street, Kolkata 700019
About Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty is a renowned sarod player, a music composer, and also involved in a large number of experimental projects internationally. He received several awards for his experimental work in music.
Tags 1982, Golpark Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Ali Akbar Khan, ravi Shankar, silence
Language Bengali

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Remembering the ‘Aritra’: A Baithak Space of significance

Told by Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty
Obtained by Sukanya Sarkar
Date 11 July, 2014
Place Kolkata residence of Dr. Rajib Chakraborty, Swinhoe Street, Kolkata 700019
About Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty is a renowned sarod player, a music composer, and also involved in a large number of experimental projects internationally. He received several awards for his experimental work in music.
Tags Aritra, Prasun Banerjee, 1980’s, Kolkata. Bishop Leffroy Road,
Language Bengali

Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty speaks :

Unprecedented music change on stage

Told by Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty
Obtained by Sukanya Sarkar
Date 11 July, 2014
Place Kolkata residence of Dr. Rajib Chakraborty, Swinhoe Street, Kolkata 700019
About Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty is a renowned sarod player, a music composer, and also involved in a large number of experimental projects internationally. He received several awards for his experimental work in music.
Tags Rajeeb Chakraborty, Kaushic Sen, sarod, tabla, Rupak, Jhaptal
Language Bengali

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Ethereal Experience – Listening to Ustd. Ali Akbar Khan

Told by Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty
Obtained by Sukanya Sarkar
Date 11 July, 2014
Place Kolkata residence of Dr. Rajib Chakraborty, Swinhoe Stree, Kolkata 700019
About Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty Dr. Rajeeb Chakraborty is a renowned sarod player, a music composer, and also involved in a large number of experimental projects internationally. He received several awards for his experimental work in music.
Tags Kala Mandir, Ali Akbar Khan, sarod, Shankar Ghosh, tabla, over-packed, Jog, ethereal experience, ecstasy
Language Bengali

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Three Stalwarts in one night: Bah! Ustd. Amir Khan!

Told by Swaraj Bhattacharya
Obtained by Pintu Saha
Date 22 July 2016
Place Howrah residence of pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya
About Swaraj Bhattacharya Pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya, belongs to Lucknow Gharana, a disciple of Ustd. Afaq Hussain Khan, an eminent table player and thinker.
Tags Rabindra Sadan, Kanai Dutta, Nikhil Banerjee, Amir Khan, Ali Akbar Khan, 4 hours. Honesty, sincerety, tenacity
Language Bengali

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No self-compromises during performances

Told by Swaraj Bhattacharya
Obtained by Pintu Saha
Date 22 July 2016
Place Howrah residence of pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya
About Swaraj Bhattacharya Pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya, belongs to Lucknow Gharana, a disciple of Ustd. Afaq Hussain Khan, an eminent table player and thinker.
Tags Ahmedjan Thirakawa, All India radio, Mahesh Mishra, tabla, sarengi, Keramatullah Khan, Shyamal Bose, Amir Khan, Lalit, Muhammad Ali Parj, Sarba Bharatiya Sangeet Sammelan, 1970’s
Language Bengali

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Noble gesture of musicians

Told by Swaraj Bhattacharya
Obtained by Pintu Saha
Date 22 July 2016
Place Howrah residence of Pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya
About Swaraj Bhattacharya Pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya, belongs to Lucknow Gharana, a disciple of Ustd. Afaq Hussain Khan, an eminent table player and thinker.
Tags Afaq Hussain Khan, Mahajati Sadan, Keramatullah Khan, 1970’s
Language Bengali

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Sur Thik se Nahin Lagaa : Ustd. Bade Ghulam Ali Khan

Told by Swaraj Bhattacharya
Obtained by Pintu Saha
Date 22 July 2016
Place Howrah residence of pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya
About Swaraj Bhattacharya Pt. Swaraj Bhattacharya, belongs to Lucknow Gharana, a disciple of Ustd. Afaq Hussain Khan, an eminent table player and thinker.
Tags 1967-68, Academy of Fine Arts, Surela, Afaq Hussain Khan, Saatrang, Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Green room, Natural C, Kolkata.
Language Bengali

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Listening to Ustd. Vilayet Khan in concert and to be at his home

 

Told by Jon Barlow
Obtained by Sanjoy Bandopadhyay
Date 14 December 2014
Place At Kolkata residence of Jon Barlow 91/1B Bondel Road, Kolkata 700019 [Ballygunge Phari]
About Jon Barlow A man in pursuit of Indian Classical Music for more than fifty years. Learnt sarod, vocal music, music collector, music craftsman, photographer, artist, music theorist.
Tags Vilayet Khan, Yaman, Hafiz Ali Khan Memorial Festival, Park Circus, 1978,
Language English

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Kesarbai Kerkar and Fayyaz Khan in Challenging Mood

Told by Maharaj Banerjee
Obtained by Sanjoy Bandopadhyay and Dilip Mukherjee
Date 05 July, 2015
Place Sati Sadan, 41, Harish Mukherjee Road, Bhowanipur, Kolkata 700025
About Maharaj Banerjee Son and disciple of Pt. Montu Banerjee [Tabla, Sarod, Harmonium]. Disciple of Pt. Muneshwar Dayal [Harmonium], Ustd. Ahmedjan Thirakawa. [Tabla].
Tags All India Music Conference, Lala Babu, Mahajati Sadan, 1940-42, Kesarbai, Alladiya Khan, morning session, Bilaval, Kukubh, 1938
Language Bengali

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